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Old 09-07-2011, 11:10 AM   #1
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In a tile shower,is it ok to use a vapor barrier over the studs as well as red guard over the hardiebacker?

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In a tile shower,is it ok to use a vapor barrier over the studs as well as red guard over the hardiebacker?
Nope! No reason to. In fact, there can be moisture issues created when that is done.

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